• Short Summary

    Prime Minister Harold Macmillan gets a warm welcome on his arrival in New Delhi.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "New Delhi. Macmillan In India".

    New Delhi, India.

    SV British Prime Minister Mr Harold Macmillan and Lady Dorothy being greeted by various people, Mr Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru is there with daughter Indira Gandhi. SV Towards Mr. Macmillan with Mr Nehru shaking hands with Defence Minister Krishna Menon, standing with him are other Indian cabinet members. SV Part of crowd including an old lady looking on. SV Group of four, Mr. Nehru, Macmillan, Lady Macmillan and Mrs Gandhi, they start to move away from plane. GV Large number of Indian children standing behind barrier and Mr Macmillan comes in to the picture. SV As he stands in front of children and they hold out flowers to him and start to garland him. SV As another garland is put over his head. SV Part of crowd including children. Angle shot Mr Macmillan still garlanded speaking on rostrum Mr Nehru is there also. GV Audience applauding. SV Mr Macmillan gets into car followed by Mr Nehru. GV As open car approaches and goes by into back view with Macmillan and Nehru in it. GV Large road and crowds on either side swarming towards car approaching led by motor cyclists and Mr Macmillan comes clearly into picture, standing alongside Mr Nehru waving to the crowds as we pan with car entering Government House.

    (Neg.) (Title Scene H)

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    1515.15
    Media URN:
    49212
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    13/01/1958
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:03:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:30:33:00 / 01:31:36:00
    Canister:
    58/4

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